India vs Australia Test Series: Schedule, Squads, Venues, TV Information

India vs Australia Test Series: Schedule, Squads, Venues, TV Information- India dispatched New Zealand, England and Bangladesh after thrashing in all three formats Test, ODI, and T20I. India continuously winning series have surprised all cricket playing countries. Under Virat Kohli captaincy test team roaring, unbeaten 18 test matches on the way to make the record. India and Australia both teams were in the busy schedule as recently India Vs New Zealand followed by India Vs England 4 test match series, 3 ODI and 3 T20I. On the Other hand Australia successful series against Pakistan, host beaten Pakistan in three Test match series, five ODI series. But not able to persist continuity lost 3 match ODI series by 2-0. Australia is playing T20 against Sri Lanka before the tour to India. Whatever after regular unbeaten India, India secure 1st Position in Test ranking and Australia position shifted from 1st place to second place. Beating Australia will not cakewalk in India. Meanwhile, Smith said that It will be a proud moment for me when We beat India in India. Beating India in India is one of the difficult challenges. Before this test series against India, India hosted test series in 2013, India white-washed Australia by 4-0. However, Australia, when hosted India, got their mojo back, beaten India in Adelaide and Brisbane.

This series is named as Border-Gavaskar Trophy, in 2013 also series was Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

India vs Australia Test Series: Schedule, Squads, Venues, TV Information

India Vs Australia tour Venue

1st Test Match: Pune, Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium.

2nd Test Match: Bengaluru, M.Chinnaswamy Stadium.

3rd Test Match: Ranchi, JSCA International Stadium Complex

4th Test Match: Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association. 

India Vs Australia Team News:

BCCI made a remarkable statement, BCCI said: “It’s about how we take the team forward as a group rather than competing among ourselves.”

Team India Squad: Murali Vijay Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Wriddhiman Saha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Abhinav Mukund, Karun Nair, Jayant Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav, Hardik Pandya.

Team Australia Squad: David Warner, Matt Renshaw, Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith(c), Peter Handscomb, Steve O’Keefe, Josh Hazlewood, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh, Jackson Bird, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Swepson, Ashton Agar, Matthew Wade, Mitchell Marsh, Mitchell Starc.

India Vs Australia Match Preview:

Ahead of 4 Test match series against India, Australia is looking forward to figuring out the pitch condition and India A team. Maybe they would try to test Indian batting and bowling order ahead of the start, India Vs Australia series. We will see 4 spinners from Australian side in 3-day practice match Nathan Lyon, Matthew Renshaw, Steve O’Keefe, and Ashton Agar. Cricket fans can also see new faces Renshaw, Mitchell Swepson, Peter Handscomb, Agar and Jackson Bird. They have given chance to play in subcontinent condition before the opening of the first test match in Pune. Wicketkeeper & batsman Mathew Wade said that he will stick to his basics when he would face Indian spinners, will consider, low bounce pitches. He added in his statement that it’s time to get all stuff from his mind and stick to the basics. Visitors in the ground, watching t.v reacts when the ball turns and your defense with a good technique.

India Vs Australia Test Match Schedule

Test Matches: 4 Test Matches.

Running Time: Feb 23 to March 29.

Date Match Details Time
Thu, 23 Feb – Mon, 27 Feb India Vs Australia 1st Test Match.


Pune, Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium

9:30 AM

04:00 AM GMT/09:30 AM Local.

Sat, 04 Mar – Wed, 08 March India Vs Australia 2nd Test Match


Bengaluru, M.Chinnaswamy Stadium.

9:30 AM

04:00 AM GMT          / 09:30 AM LOCAL

Thu, 16 Mar, – Mon, 20 March India Vs Australia 3rd Test Match


Ranchi, JSCA International Stadium Complex

9:30 AM

04:00 AM GMT          / 09:30 AM LOCAL

Sat, 25 March, – Mon, 20 March India Vs Australia 4th Test Match


Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium,

9:30 AM

04:00 AM     GMT   / 09:30 AM LOCAL

India vs Australia TV Channel and streaming

Channel: Star Sport 3.

He also added a line in his statement: “In Australia, the ball doesn’t beat the bat consistently, so it’s hard to get a consistent rhythm up to the stumps.”

Wade, not played Chappell-Hadlee Trophy against New Zealand due to a back injury, playing in India is a more mental challenge.

“Stuff’s going to happen in this country, I understand that. It’s a challenge mentally more than physically,” he said.

On the other hand young Hardik Pandya leading India A team. He would try to learn how to face Australian attack, figure out Australian strategy. This 3day practice session will be a learning curve for Hardik Pandya.

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